Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Show notes for Episode 44

Radio Freethinker episode 44 - Dr. Paul Offit being sued by anti-vaccination groups, Ahead of the curve with Don, Skeptical challenge from Desiree Schell

Song: Our Place in the Cosmos by John Boswell http://www.symphonyofscience.com/

Dr. Paul Offit sued by anti-vaccination groups.






The World at Night: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/event.php?eid=240450058085

Skeptics in the pub quiz: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?v=app_2344061033&ref=profile&id=1268610986#/event.php?eid=207847836903&index=1

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Show notes for Episode 43

Radio Freethinker episode 43 - TSA's new regulations, Skeptical activism with special guest Jesse Brydle

Song: Who's Driving Your Plane? By The Rolling Stones


TSA's new regulations: http://gizmodo.com/5435675/president-obama-its-time-to-fire-the-tsa and http://www.slate.com/id/2239935/ and http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/27/us/27security.html?_r=1&scp=4&sq=micheline%20maynard&st=cse

CFI: http://www.centerforinquiry.net/vancouver

Skepticamp: http://www.bcskeptics.info/skepticamp/2009.04.html

Monday, December 28, 2009

Show notes for Episode 42

Radio Freethinker episode 42 - Old Cereal, water on Titan, H1N1 Silver lining, Copenhagan

Song: Santa Claws is coming to town by Alice Cooper


Cereal is older than we think

Water on Titan (almost)

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Show notes for Episode 41

Radio Freethinker episode 41 - Economics email, the logic of Sonya McLeod, Science reporting vs Science

Song: Girl you have no faith in Medicine by the White Stripes

Sonya McLeod: http://ethanhistorianblog.blogspot.com/2009/12/danger-danger-sonya-mcleod.html

Economics email: http://skepticaleconstudent.blogspot.com/2009/11/how-stimulating-is-economic-stimulus.html

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Show notes for Episode 39

Radio Freethinker episode 39 - We discuss Science and Media with special guest Jennifer Kaban

Song: Science is Real by They Might Be Giants http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ty33v7UYYbw


Brain scan used in Trial: http://www.technovelgy.com/ct/Science-Fiction-News.asp?NewsNum=2664

Climate Change emails: http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2009/11/26/climate-change-hack.html

TEDxTerry talks: http://www.terry.ubc.ca/terrytalks/

Jennifer Kaban "Sharing Wonder" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZxaR2Ft4Is

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Show notes for Episode 38

Radio Freethinker episode 38 - Our Second Fundraising Episode!! Vaccines and poor journalism by the Georgia Straight

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Georgia Straight article on Vaccines: http://www.straight.com/article-270843/vancouver/whats-your-vaccine

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